Infrastructure Linux News for Aug 22, 2006
Seopher: Is the Linux Community Too Passionate--Part II (Aug 22, 2006, 22:30)
"As it turns out the community is full of thoughtful
individuals, who offered constructive comments on the topic--which
was what I was hoping to see..."
Australia Personal Computer: How Vista Screws Dual-Booting Nirvana (Aug 22, 2006, 21:45)
"So I hopped on a train and headed back to my place, a.k.a. Casa
del Penguins--more because of the absence of heating than the
(admittedly above average) volume of Linux machines in
ZDNet: The FOSS Future: Part One of Five (Aug 22, 2006, 21:00)
"A lot of people, here and elsewhere, want to define Free and
Open Source software as antagonists..."
Extreme Tech: Ark Linux 2006.1 Review (Aug 22, 2006, 20:15)
"I reviewed the free Ark Linux distro back in 2004 and found it
offered a pretty good experience for an alpha Linux release..."
eWeek: Knocking Down the Barriers to the $100 Laptop (Aug 22, 2006, 13:30)
"The biggest technology roadblock to building the $100 laptop
championed by Nicholas Negroponte, founder and chairman of the One
Laptop per Child organization, is close to resolution..."
SearchOpenSource: Linux Sendfile and Apache Servers (Aug 22, 2006, 11:15)
"Apache handles itself well when it comes to serving content on
demand. But you can still tweak several underlying parameters to
Free Software Magazine: Free Open Document Label Templates (Aug 22, 2006, 08:15)
"If you've ever spent hours at work doing mailings, cursed your
printer for printing outside the lines on your labels, or moaned
'There has got to be a better way to do this,' here's the solution
you've been looking for..."
HowtoForge: How To Monitor A System With Sysstat On Centos 4.3 (Aug 22, 2006, 06:45)
"A common task for System Administrators is to monitor and care
for a server. That's fairly easy to do at a moment's notice, but
how to keep a record of this information over time...?"
Phoronix: ATI 8.28.8 Display Drivers (Aug 22, 2006, 05:15)
"The ATI 8.28.8 driver is today replacing the 3-week old 8.27.10
The Beez: Who Understands the OSS Community? (Aug 22, 2006, 03:00)
"There are only a few ways to make me mad. Personal attack isn't
one of them..."
Wolfmanz Bytes: Old Timers and First Timers (Aug 22, 2006, 02:15)
"I think one of the most interesting times I have had using
Kubuntu is watching in the Kubuntu chat channel how people respond
to new users using Kubuntu..."
Free Software Magazine: And the Apathetic Shall Inherit the Earth... (Aug 22, 2006, 00:45)
"What if I don't give two hoots about the politics? Is there a
good way and a bad way to use FLOSS...?"